In the spotlight

“We Got This: Solo Mom Stories of Grit, Heart, and Humor”

Frank, funny, and unflinchingly real stories by Solo Moms, for Solo Moms


Solo Mom, Kristie Robin Johnson’s Truth

Powerful stories of hardship, triumph and forgiveness from a sixth-generation daughter of the Deep South.


A Closer Look at Discipline and Punishment

Look beyond a one-size-fits-all approach to shaping and guiding your child’s behavior


Marianne Simon’s “Widows Anonymous”: A One-Woman Play About Grief

“We are none of us just one thing, but rather glimmers and glimpses of so many things.”


College Bound: ESME’s 2019 Scholarship Winners Showcase the Pride and Determination of Solo Mom Families

Our two scholarship winners are a Solo Mom who is enrolled at George Mason University, and the daughter of a Solo Mom entering her sophomore year a...

Sons & Daughters

Selena Gomez: I’m Reflecting My Mother

Selena Gomez, named for the famous Tejano singer Selena, has accomplished more at age 22 than many stars achieve in a lifetime: she’s an actress, s...

Featured Resource Articles

Wellness - Mental Health

Preventive Care: A Necessity, Not a Luxury

Don’t let being a busy mom get in the way of being a healthy mom

Work and Finances

How Impostor Syndrome Hinders Women at Home and in the Workplace

What to do when our inner voice tells us we aren’t good enough


How to Deal with Hair Discrimination in Day Care and School

When rules about hairstyles are culturally biased


When Should You Leave Your Kids Home Alone?

Guidelines and research to make an informed decision


Looking for Child Care? Check Out Winnie’s Nationwide Database

Parents can leave and read reviews, contact providers, and get licensing...


Making the Best of Family Events That Include Your Ex

Are you celebrating or stressed out?

Embracing Diversity, Promoting Equality and Empowering Moms

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